WWE Superstars Report – February 25th, 2010
Report by Richard Trionfo, PWInsider
The fallout from the Elimination Chamber continues as we start the Superstars build to Wrestlemania.
We start off tonight’s show with the Raw brand and your announcers are Michael Cole and Jerry Lawler.
Match Number One: Jack Swagger and William Regal versus Santino Marella and Chris Masters with Eve
Regal and Santino start off the match as we go international. They lock up and Regal works on the arm and Santino reverses and puts Regal in a full nelson. Regal escapes with an arm drag. Santino with a cartwheel and split and then he hits an arm wringer on Regal. Swagger tags in and he punches and kicks Santino but Santino with a back elbow and then it is time to unveil the cobra but Swagger with a clothesline. Regal tags in and he stomps on Santino’s arm. Regal with a knee to the arm. Regal with a knee to the midsection and another stomp to the hand. Regal throws Santino out of the ring. Regal with a knee and then Swagger is tagged in and he drapes Santino on the ropes and then snap mares him back into the ring. Swagger with a punch to the head and then he connects with a clothesline into the turnbuckles. Swagger poses and then he misses the Vader splash. Santino makes the tag to Masters and we see punches back and forth with Masters trying to apply the Master Lock. Masters with clotheslines to Swagger followed by an Irish whip and a Stinger splash. Masters with a running power slam and then he punches Regal on the apron. Masters lets Larry and Dallas dance and then he takes too long so Regal stops Masters on the Master Lock. Regal clips Masters and Swagger hits the Doctor Bomb for the three count.
Winners: William Regal and Jack Swagger
We go to commercial.
We are back and Did you Know that people like Superstars more than college basketball?
Match Number Two: Zack Ryder with Rosa Mendes versus Primo
They lock up and Ryder with a side head lock and then he pushes Primo away and woo woo woos. They lock up again and Primo with a drop toe hold and then he floats over Zack and slaps him. Primo blocks a kick and then he punches Ryder and hits a running shoulder tackle. Primo with a drop kick and then he slams Zack’s head into the turnbuckles and punches him some more. Primo with a slam and then he goes to the turnbuckles. Ryder stops Primo and then he slingshots Primo into the rope and gets a near fall. Ryder with a reverse chin lock. Ryder tries for a neckbreaker but Primo counters. Ryder with a leaping leg lariat and gets a near fall. Ryder punches and chokes Primo before going to a reverse chin lock. Ryder with an Irish whip but Primo with a back elbow and a tornado DDT and both men are down. Primo with punches and then he hits a spinning back elbow and clothesline. Primo follows that with a drop kick and then Primo lands on the apron when Ryder tries to throw him to the floor. Rosa yells at Primo and that delay allows Ryder to move out of the way on a springboard cross body and Ryder gets the three count with the Zack Attack.
Winner: Zack Ryder
It is time for the NXT Recap.
We move to the Smackdown brand and your announcers are Todd Grisham and Matt Striker.
Before the match, Luke Gallows gets on the mic and he says that he wants to dedicate this match to his straight edge savior, CM Punk. Luke says that you can boo all you want, but they are living proof that the straight edge lifestyle and Straight Edge Society are the proven way to live your life.
Match Number Three: Luke Gallows with Serena versus Silas Young
Young with a waist lock and Luke with a hip toss and a punch. Gallows with a slam but Young with punches and then he goes to the turnbuckles but Gallows pushes him across the ring. Gallows with a splash into the corner and then he throws Young to the mat. Luke spells out the initials for the Straight Edge Society and he hits a back breaker on Young. Luke with the double arm spinebuster for the three count.
Winner: Luke Gallows
After the match, Serena kicks Young in the ribs.
It is time for the Raw Rebound.
We go to commercial.
We are back and it is time to see how we built to the rematch between Shawn Michaels and the Undertaker.
We run through the current card for Wrestlemania.
Match Number Four: Maria, Matt Hardy, and Great Khali with The Soul Train Runjin Singh versus The Hart Dynasty
Kidd and Hardy start things off and Kidd with a waist lock and Hardy with a side head lock and take down. Kidd escapes the hold and yells like he won a title. Kidd with a kick and punch followed by a forearm to the back. Kidd chokes Hardy in the ropes and then he hits a back kick but Hardy with a back elbow and elbow drop. Hardy with a back elbow and another elbow drop followed by a fist drop. Hardy with a leg drop and he gets a near fall. Kidd with a forearm and a kick but when he tries for a springboard move, Hardy with a forearm that knocks Kidd to the floor. Smith and Natalya check on Kidd as we go to commercial.
We are back and Hardy with a flap jack to Kidd and he gets a near fall. Hardy tags in Khali and Kidd retreats to the corner and he tags Smith into the match. Smith with a kick to the leg but he runs into a forearm. Khali slams Smith’s head into the turnbuckles and then chops Smith. Khali with a big boot but Smith stays on his feet. Khali with a chop and Smith goes down. Natalya tags in and then she knocks Maria off the apron. Natalya throws Maria into the ring and Maria with a tilt-a-whirl head scissors and a forearm. Natalya with an Irish whip but Maria tries to kick Natalya away but Natalya pulls Maria off the turnbuckles. Natalya pulls Maria up by the hair and then drops her to the mat. Natalya with a knee into the back as she stretches Maria. Natalya pulls Maria down to the mat by the hair and then she slams Maria. Natalya slaps Khali and then Smith kicks Khali off the apron. Maria slaps Kidd and then she tags in Matt. Matt with a slam and then he hits a power bomb out of the corner for a near fall.
We see Justin Gabriel watching in the back.
Kidd with a back kick and Smith tags in but Hardy with a Side Effect for a near fall. Hardy tries for the Twist of Fate and then Kidd tags in and they hit the springboard Hart Attack for the three count.
Winners: Hart Dynasty
We go to credits.